Little wonder then, that he looks so much more at home with Kai Havertz as Chelsea’s center forward than he does when Romelu Lukaku leads the line. Havertz is able to facilitate, particularly with his back to goal, in a way that the Blues’ record signing can’t. That suits Pulisic, who loves to run in behind the defense. Note in the pass map below how Rodgerejh 994 Maglia Real Madrid 2022 Donnie – Profile VilmaLusc close the two (Chelsea’s No. 10 and No. 19) are to each other in passing moves. Havertz draws the defenders up, creating space in behind for Pulisic to dart into.
At the moment the landsholdstrøje 2022 herre squad was named there was, however, an intriguingly left field option that might have allowed Pulisic to do what he does best. Brenden Aaronson is generally viewed as more of a number Rodgerejh 994 Maglia Real Madrid 2022 Donnie – Profile VilmaLusc 10 or inside forward, in World Cup qualifiers so far Berhalter has generally used him as a wide option. However, in Salzburg’s Champions League games he has generally been receiving the ball in more central areas with a runner beyond him in Karim Adeyemi. Sound familiar? It is easy to see how both Aaronson and Pulisic could fit into that groove together quite swiftly.
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